Tuesday Is Election Day In Indiana; Be Ready
Primary election winners on the Democrat and Republican tickets will advance to the November 4, 2014 general election. Key local races include state House and Senate, county sheriffs, commissioners, and council members.
On Monday, the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles is extending its hours for voters who need identification for Tuesday’s primary election. In Indiana, you cannot vote unless you have a state or federal government issued ID card or driver’s license. All BMV branches will be open Monday until 5:30 p.m. and on Tuesday until 6:00 p.m.
If you need to find out where your polling place is or what your ballot will look like, that information and more is available at www.IndianaVoters.com. Citizens can also call toll-free (866) IN-1-VOTE to speak directly to a representative for information, polling locations or to file a grievance.
On Election Day, Indiana’s polling places will be open from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Voter turnout is not expected to be uncommonly high or low.
In Switzerland County, moving vote centers at various locations in the county have been used for early voting through out the past couple weeks. On Election Day, the only voting precinct for Switzerland County voters will be at the Switzerland County Technical Building, 708 West Seminary Street, in Vevay.
Eagle 99.3 will have live coverage of the primary election results from across southeast Indiana (Dearborn, Franklin, Ohio, Ripley, and Switzerland counties) starting at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday. More local election information is available on Eagle 99.3’s Indiana Votes 2014 webpage.
Ohio’s primary election also takes place on May 6. Kentucky’s primary election is May 20.